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  • Environs

    September 24 – October 28, 2022 A public opening reception will be hosted at The NOPA Center, 7800 Oak Street, on Saturday, September 24, 5 – 8 pm. As the seasons change from Summer to Fall, Environs takes a closer look at the ever changing world around us, as well as our role within it, … Read More »Environs

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Past Exhibitions

DEAFENING SOUND by Annie Flanagan

“You know what’s nice?” she asked me as we left the gas station, “Being able to get in the car and go to the store. Without asking.” September 9, 2017 – November 11, 2017 “Going back and forth between black & white and color, between quiet contemplation and obvious pain, Annie Flanagan allows us to… Read More »DEAFENING SOUND by Annie Flanagan

POWER by David Emitt Adams

Feature image: Port of Los Angeles, San Pedro, California, David Emitt Adams, tintype made on a 55-gallon steel drum lid July 22, 2017 – September 2, 2017 For the series POWER, David Emitt Adams traveled cross-country and created images directly on 55-gallon oil drum lids using the wet plate collodion process. He hand-built an ultra… Read More »POWER by David Emitt Adams

RECOLLECTIONS: A Community Photography Project

Feature image: “Lind and James with Guns,” by Lisa McCord, 1982, silver gelatin print June 10, 2017 – July 16, 2017 RECOLLECTIONS: A Community Photography Project’s NOPA exhibition is part of a collaboration between the Photo Alliance and Kingsley House in New Orleans. The project uses the medium of photography to trigger and document individual memories and… Read More »RECOLLECTIONS: A Community Photography Project

Two Projects: An Overview by Jeanine Michna-Bales

Featured image: Within Reach, Crossing the St. Clair River to Canada Just South of Port Huron, Michigan; 2014 December 10, 2016 – March 19, 2017 The New Orleans Photo Alliance is delighted to present the work of Jeanine Michna-Bales, winner of the 2015 PhotoNOLA Review Prize, in the NOPA Gallery. Bales will show selections from two… Read More »Two Projects: An Overview by Jeanine Michna-Bales

Maximize Window: The Expanded Photograph in Contemporary Art of New Orleans

Featured image: Flux by Brittan Rosendahl September 10, 2016 – November 19, 2016 Maximize Window is a thought-provoking exhibition focusing on photography in expanded formats; bringing together contemporary sculpture, installation, and video from New Orleans artists. Each piece in the exhibition has roots in–or ties to–the straight photograph. The show was curated by Todd Rennie… Read More »Maximize Window: The Expanded Photograph in Contemporary Art of New Orleans

Adam Davies: Non-Spaces: Industrial Architecture of the Mid-Atlantic Region

Featured image: Water Street, Washington, DC, 2011 June 4, 2016 – July 31, 2016 BIO Adam Davies’s unmanipulated photographs explore points of intersection between architecture and the natural world. He received a EdM from Harvard University and a MFA from Carnegie Mellon University. From 2010 to 2013, he held a full-time position as Lecturer &… Read More »Adam Davies: Non-Spaces: Industrial Architecture of the Mid-Atlantic Region

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